The Jewish Futures Project (JFP) has been following multiple cohorts of Birthright participants, and others who applied to the program but did not go, for over a decade. In the sixth wave of the JFP study, they explore whether Birthright’s long-documented impact on connection to I … [Read more...] about New Research: Jewish Futures Project. Birthright Israel’s First Decade of Applicants: A Look at the Long-term Program Impact
In response to the compounded crises of 2020, foundation leaders report reevaluating and making significant changes to their practices - including loosening or eliminating grant restrictions, increasing their spending levels, and placing a newfound emphasis on listening to … [Read more...] about New Study Finds Foundations Making Significant Changes in Response to 2020 Crises
The Center for Effective Philanthropy has released New Attitudes, Old Practices: The Provision of Multiyear General Operating Support: Multiyear general operating support (GOS) provides nonprofits with the flexibility to use funds to fulfill their missions and the ability to … [Read more...] about What’s Stopping Foundations from Providing Multi-Year Grants for Nonprofits’ General Operations?
JPR / Institute for Jewish Policy Research has released Jews in Europe at the turn of the Millennium: Population trends and estimates. The study contains a thorough and up-to-date analysis of demographic trends among Jews in Europe, and latest Jewish population counts across … [Read more...] about New Report: Jews in Europe at the turn of the Millennium: Population Trends and Estimates
The AVI CHAI Foundation has released the 2018–2019 census of Jewish day school enrollment in the United States. Conducted at five year intervals, this census represents the fifth and final AVI CHAI census report. This report presents enrollment data for the 2018-19 school y … [Read more...] about Avi Chai releases 2018–2019 Census of Jewish Day School Enrollment